"There were times when he was doing very dangerous things that not only put him in danger, but also other people in the audience - it was a bad period. He would regularly agree never to do it again but at some frustrating point during the show he would go out there again and start climbing up the ringing."
- Paul McGuinness on Bono's stage climbing, 1987
did you know
The Rattle and Hum album opens with a live cover of The Beatles' "Helter Skelter". Its inclusion on the album was intended by the band to reflect the confusion of The Joshua Tree Tour and their new-found superstar status.